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Arvind Walmiki

  • Thane becomes first city in Maharashtra to arrest M-Cat seller under NDPS

    After the Union government order to include the mephedrone (MD or M-Cat or Meow Meow) drug under the Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act (NDPS) 1985, the Thane city police have arrested an accused with 55gram of MD. Thus Thane has become the first city in Maharashtra to arrest a peddler...

    Thursday, 26 February 2015 - 6:10am
  • Girl who went missing in 1998 searches for her family

    A girl who had gone missing when she was just eight years old has now turned up and searching for her family. Kartike Sunil Patil, 22, has approached the Thane Child Protection Unit for help. Kartike was missing since 1998.

    Thursday, 26 February 2015 - 6:05am
  • Kopri idli vendor held for molesting class V student

    A 26-year-old idli vendor was arrested by the Kopri police on Monday around 3pm for sexually harassing a class V student for the last few days. The first time when the incident took place, the 12-year-old stopped buying idlis from the accused. But he made attempts to speak to her and hold her hand.

    Wednesday, 25 February 2015 - 5:30am
  • Thane GRP shows pics of 104 unclaimed bodies to get them identified

    Officers say they plan to hold such camps daily at different stations

    Tuesday, 17 February 2015 - 6:15am
  • 1-year-old dead, 131 hospitalised due to water contamination in Bhiwandi

    A 1-year-old boy died, while over 350 people underwent treatment after drinking contaminated water in Bhiwandi over the past week. Hospitals were flooded with patients complaining of gastro, diarrhoea and stomach pain. While 131 were hospitalised, the remaining were treated in medical camps. Most...

    Friday, 13 February 2015 - 7:10am
  • Depressed 21-year-old woman jumps to death in Mumbra

    A 21-year-old woman committed suicide by jumping off her building's terrace in Thane on Saturday afternoon.

    Sunday, 8 February 2015 - 6:05am
  • Road mishap: Father booked for daughter's death

    In a strange turn of events, two months after a father-daughter duo met with a road accident that led to the death of the daughter, her father has been charged with culpable homicide not amounting to murder. 

    Wednesday, 4 February 2015 - 6:30am
  • Senior citizen rapes 22-year-old typist in office

    A 22-year-old woman who worked as a typist in private firm in Kalwa was allegedly raped by her employer, a 61-year-old man identified as Kirtikumar Shah, last Sunday. Shah called the woman to work on a holiday by telling her that she urgently needed to type out important documents. He then...

    Wednesday, 4 February 2015 - 6:00am
  • Thane elderly falls in pit dug up for road repair, dies

    A 70-year-old Kalwa resident died on Sunday evening after she fell into a pit dug up for road repair work in Kharegaon. Identified as Shantabai Rathod, the woman was on her way home.

    Tuesday, 3 February 2015 - 6:35am
  • Kalyan man booked for molesting step-daughter for 1.5 years

    A 40-year-old man has been booked for molesting his step-daughter, a 12-year-old, for the past one-and-a-half year. The minor's mother was in the dark about the misdeeds of her husband, until January 25, when she stumbled upon him molesting the girl.

    Wednesday, 28 January 2015 - 7:11am